Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University

Information Technology

The programme equips graduates with the skills necessary to understand and develop solutions to a wide range of IT problems. The modules on this programme are paired to provide opportunities to investigate and critically appraise networking and computer technology, software development and database systems, web systems development and user interaction design. Project management, software processes and ethics, security issues and IT life cycle management are also covered.

Entry requirements

UK Honours degree 2.2 in a non-computing or non-computer engineering subject. Candidates with appropriate experience may be considered through the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Students whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent) with no element below 5.5.

Course modules

Modules include: Networking and computer technology; project management: software processes and ethics; software development and database systems; web systems development and interaction design; MSc project.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include: Written examinations; coursework assignments (individual and group-based); written class tests and/or reports. For the MSc, the project, the dissertation and presentation are all expected as deliverables.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 4,200 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 4,200 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses)) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 4,200 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow G4 0BA Scotland

Key information

Telephone number: 
0141 331 8630